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French film festival - The Sisters Brothers

Hosted by the Consul of the Auckland Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 22 Mar 20:30 - 22:30

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Although an English language American film, this film is part of the French film festival in Auckland.

Buy your ticket here : Protected content
and scroll to the 22nd March showing of "the sisters brothers" and click "book tickets".

It's the English-language debut from the French director and is an all-American delight, starring Joaquin Phoenix and John C Reilly perfect as sad, squabbling siblings. It also stars Jake Gyllenhaal as a tracker.

In this resoundingly enjoyable and funny movie, adapted by Audiard and Thomas Bidegain from the Booker-shortlisted novel by Patrick DeWitt.

The scene is Protected content Oregon and John C Reilly and Joaquin Phoenix play the quarrelling Sisters Brothers, Eli and Charlie Sisters, two rangy and disreputable guys liable to come riding into town up to no good. They are in fact assassins, working for a shadowy person nicknamed the Commodore, played in cameo by Rutger Hauer.

This movie has an IMDB rating of 7 and a Google liked score of 82%.

Maybe we could meet for food beforehand or a drink. Suggestions of where welcome.